School Crossing Guard

Alachua County Sheriff's Office
Job Description

The Alachua County Sheriff's Office is currently seeking interested and qualified candidates for the position described below. As a condition of employment, employees are required to participate in the payroll direct deposit program. A complete, detailed job description for this position is available in the Alachua County Sheriff's Office Human Resources Bureau.

HOURS: Part-time position
Approximately 15 hours bi-weekly
Monday-Friday- 6:55 a.m.-7:50 a.m.
1:47 p.m.-2:22 p.m.
Wednesday- 12:32 p.m.-1:07 p.m.

SALARY: $25.30/hour. Bi-weekly pay period.

DESCRIPTION: Responsible work involves assisting with the safety of school children as they cross busy roadways during school hours at peak traffic times. School Crossing Guards are provided with uniforms and any necessary equipment, in accordance with ACSO policy.

REQUIREMENTS: To submit an application:
 High school diploma/GED preferred
 Current, valid Florida driver’s license
 Will be required to work the designated morning and afternoon hours during regularly scheduled school sessions
 Must be 18 years of age
 Must be able to stand for an extended period of time and hold a stop sign for up to two (2) minutes
 Be of good moral character, have no felony convictions or misdemeanor convictions involving moral character, perjury or false statements
 No tattoos that depict violence, gang affiliations, illegal substance or activities

SELECTION: Applicants will be scheduled for an oral board interview with various representatives of the Sheriff’s Office. Selected applicants must successfully complete the requirements of a conditional employment offer and a pre-employment background investigation, polygraph, drug screen, physical & psychological examination.

DEADLINES: Open Until Filled
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CONTACT INFO: Alachua County Sheriff's Office
Human Resources Bureau
2621 S.E. Hawthorne Road
Gainesville, Florida 32641
Office: (352)367-4040
Fax: (352)374-1803
The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office is an Equal Opportunity employer. The Alachua County Sheriff’s Office gives preference in employment/appointment to eligible veterans and spouses of disabled veterans. Applicants with disabilities will be accommodated in the application process. Minorities and protected classes are encouraged to apply.
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